Preston runner Gina is aiming for a 15 race marathon in aid of Heartbeat

Gina 5 Georgina Biggs, known as Gina to her friends, is absolutely fanatical about running. Recently she has started on a project involving running a fifteen race marathon over 2015 for the Heartbeat […]

7 months ago
Ribbleton tyre firm fined for “reckless” breach of safety rules which killed Lostock Hall man

The workshop at Red Scar Tyres which health and safety inspectors said was cluttered and unsafe A tyre firm in Preston has been fined for breaching health and safety rules which led to the death of one of its employees. Gary Jackson, 46, of Lostock Hall, […]

7 months ago
Police warn parents after Russian website uses images of Preston children for indecent purposes

computer-con-300x199 Lancashire Police have moved to warn parents after a Russian website used images of Preston children for disturbing purposes. Pictures of children from the area were taken from the Facebook […]

7 months ago
Fundraising begins for Market John’s funeral

John White served as a security guard at the Markets He was known as “Market John” and now those who he helped want to repay his kindness and hard work. John White lost his battle with cancer in late December […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Section of Eastway shut after three car shunt

Police-line-tape-010 Police are dealing with an accident on Eastway in Fulwood. Three cars are said to be involved in the incident which has seen a temporary closure of the road near […]

7 months ago
Search for Honda scooter stolen from Ashton home

The distinctive scooter taken from Ashton-on-Ribble A scooter has been taken from a house in Ashton-on-Ribble. It was reported stolen between 1am and 9am on Saturday. The owners found a number of pieces of the Honda […]

7 months ago
Community radio station Preston FM future hangs in the balance

preston-fm-logo-circle-medium-web Mystery surrounds why a Preston community radio station has gone off the airwaves. Preston FM is no longer keeping to its regular schedule and has reverted to recorded music on […]

7 months ago
Ringway roadworks: Night time resurfacing work to see road and lane closures by Holiday Inn junction

The Ringway and North Road junction A major junction in Preston is to have lane closures during the evenings for resurfacing. Where Ringway and North Road meet, by the Holiday Inn, has been subject to major […]

7 months ago
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